The table below looks at the statistics for LoadRunner skills in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited LoadRunner over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
HP LoadRunner
Rank 87 110 88
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing LoadRunner 11 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.95% 0.15% 0.51%
As % of the Development Applications category 5.67% 0.68% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 1
Average salary £43,750 £44,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.23% -18.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
LoadRunner
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Development Applications Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
194 293 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 16.77% 21.59% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 123 174 80
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

LoadRunner
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

LoadRunner Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region.

LoadRunner Salary Trend in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing LoadRunner across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

LoadRunner Salary Histogram in Glasgow

LoadRunner
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner.

1 15 (75.00%) HP
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
3 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
4 10 (50.00%) QA
5 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
5 9 (45.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
7 7 (35.00%) Scrum
8 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (30.00%) Banking
8 6 (30.00%) PMI
8 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
8 6 (30.00%) Project Management
8 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
8 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
8 6 (30.00%) Demand Management
8 6 (30.00%) Resource Management
8 6 (30.00%) CSQA
8 6 (30.00%) Test Management
9 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
9 5 (25.00%) C++
9 5 (25.00%) Java
9 5 (25.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) .NET

LoadRunner
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing LoadRunner also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited LoadRunner. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (20.00%) Introscope
2 4 (20.00%) JMeter
2 4 (20.00%) JIRA
2 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 4 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (20.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) TestLink
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Banking
2 6 (30.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 6 (30.00%) Tester
3 4 (20.00%) Performance Test Leader
4 3 (15.00%) Performance Test Specialist
4 3 (15.00%) Test Specialist
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tester
5 2 (10.00%) Software Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Test Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
6 1 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) PMI
2 5 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
3 8 (40.00%) Automated Testing
4 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 6 (30.00%) Resource Management
5 6 (30.00%) Project Management
5 6 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (30.00%) Test Management
5 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (30.00%) Test Strategy
5 6 (30.00%) Demand Management
6 4 (20.00%) TDD
6 4 (20.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) Manual Testing
8 2 (10.00%) Investment Management
9 1 (5.00%) Automation Testing
9 1 (5.00%) Performance Engineering
9 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
9 1 (5.00%) Wealth Management
9 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) C++
1 5 (25.00%) Java
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (30.00%) CSQA
2 6 (30.00%) PMI Certification
3 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (15.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) HP